Quarantine (DOS)

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Description

In Quarantine, you play the part of a taxi driver, desperate to escape from the violent prison city of Kemo. Deliver passengers to their destinations, so you can earn money to upgrade your cab, and take on undercover missions in the hope that somehow you can find a way out. An impressive array of cab-mounted weaponry will help you to survive.

Screenshots

Quarantine DOS Developer's logo
Quarantine DOS Out of gas? (outro from CD version)
Quarantine DOS Psychopath pedestrian
Quarantine DOS Running over a pedestrian (intro from CD version)

Alternate Titles

  • "デススロットル 隔絶都市からの脱出" -- Japanese Saturn spelling
  • "Hard Rock Cab" -- Japanese PSX title
  • "Death Throttle: Kakuzetsu Toshi kara no Dasshutsu" -- Japanese Saturn title

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User Reviews

Fondest memories of this amazing game Corey McGuire (3) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
A fast-paced, maniacal 3d 'driving' game. RmM (64) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
Futuristic Action with a great plot Apogee IV (2332) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Let's get a cab! Emepol (1558) 3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars3.25 Stars
Up there for best game of all time, if you can get it to work Chad Henshaw (32) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
One of the best games I've ever played. hydra9 (3826) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Score Nov, 1994 88 out of 100 88
MikroBitti Dec, 1994 85 out of 100 85
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Dec, 1994 10 out of 12 83
Power Play Nov, 1994 79 out of 100 79
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1994 68 out of 100 68
PC Joker Nov, 1994 63 out of 100 63
PC Games (Germany) Jan, 1995 62 out of 100 62
Play Time Dec, 1994 60 out of 100 60
High Score Apr, 1995 2 out of 5 40
The DOS Spirit Jul 26, 2010 2 out of 6 33

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Trivia

There is a small bug/oversight in the game: If you earn more than $99,999 then your money becomes a minus figure, meaning you suddenly can't buy anything!

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hydra9 (3826) added Quarantine (DOS) on Mar 13, 1999
Other platforms contributed by AkibaTechno (248), Kabushi (161417) and Jeanne (75401)